Trainer Corps Involvement

Being part of a Core Education Program (CEP) Workshop training team is only one-way Trainer Corps members can get involved. Throughout your 3-year (renewable) term, you are afforded numerous short and long-term involvement opportunities. Each of these opportunities utilize the skills and expertise that you bring to Trainer Corps and provide a greater service to the field of International Education. Additionally, through each of the involvement opportunities, Trainer Corps members network with colleagues and provide guidance and leadership to the project/training at hand.

In addition to the opportunities below, Trainer Corps members are often called on to be part of content-specific focus groups and other short-term involvement opportunities. Keep in touch with your NAFSA staff partners in Professional Learning Services to learn more about these opportunities and more!

Position Descriptions

Trainer Corps Enrichment

"Who dares to teach, must never cease to learn." ~John. C. Dana

Throughout each aspect of the Enrichment Program, networking, professionalization, and the best practices of teaching and training are featured. These features of the Enrichment Program are carried over into the work that is done within each Trainer Corps involvement opportunity and are 100% transferable to the work you do on your campus or within your organization!

Log in to the online Trainer Corps Community to gain access to:

  • Trainer Corps Community Discussion Forum
  • The quarterly Trainer Corps Times newsletter
  • Trainer Corps Community Blog
  • Trainer Corps and NAFSA Core Education Program (CEP) resources and materials
  • Upcoming virtual and in-person involvement and enrichment opportunities exclusively for current Trainer Corps members.

Join NAFSA's Trainer Corps

The NAFSA Trainer Corps is made up of approximately 400 member volunteers who develop, deliver, and maintain the NAFSA Core Education Program (CEP) curriculum and materials.

New and renewing Trainer Corps members can apply now through early-January 2020.